Month: May 2017

Brian - May 31, 2017

Marvey’s Last Day

Believers in Egypt are facing their greatest time of need right now.

Nick Nichols - May 31, 2017

Raided by Government Spies, a Church in Central Asia Endures Unthinkable Persecution

“Because this is happening to us, we know we are on the right track.”

Joshua Pease - May 30, 2017

The One Thing the Persecuted Church Doesn’t Need From You

The persecuted church needs more than our prayers of sympathy—it needs soulful petitions of empathy.

Janelle P - May 27, 2017

3 Things to Know About the Deadly Egypt Attack

Gunmen opened fire yesterday on vehicles carrying Coptic Christians in Egypt. At least 26 were killed in the deadly attack and 23 were wounded. In light of this tragic attack, here are the top 3 things you need to know:

Open Doors - May 26, 2017

Brother Yklas Remains in Kazakhstan Prison

A ​​Baptist preacher from Kazakhstan, Yklas Kabduakasov (54) is currently serving a 2-year prison sentence, having been convicted of “religious extremism and illegal distribution of religious materials.” Friends say it is obvious that the whole case against brother Yklas was created on trumped up charges, that brother Yklas is well known in the community as an […]

David Wright - May 26, 2017

Christian Girls and Women Are Disappearing in Egypt–With Few Being Found

Many families of Coptic girls who have gone missing believe they were kidnapped by Muslim extremists in an attempt to bring forced conversions to Islam.

Janelle P - May 24, 2017

Prayers for Egypt as Ramadan Approaches

As much excitement as the Islamic holy month brings to Muslims, it does carry a great deal of burdens and concerns to the Christian community in Egypt. Please pray with us that many Muslims around the globe will have an encounter with the true God.

Janelle P - May 24, 2017

ISIS-affiliates Attack in Philippines

Yesterday afternoon, extremists from the Maute Group descended upon the city, firing gunshots and putting up ISIS flags. Three fires broke out, catching fire a city jail, a Christian school and a chapel.

Janelle P - May 18, 2017

Having the faith to stand still

After throwing the fourth knife the man looked at my colleague and said, “It takes a lot of faith to stand absolutely still.” The son knew the father’s skill and trusted him enough to stand absolutely still.

Janelle P - May 18, 2017

Two Sudanese Pastors’ Surprise Release Celebrates the Power of Prayer

Two Christian prisoners in Sudan have been set free! When Hassan Kodi and Abdulmonem Abdumawla awoke last Thursday, they had no idea that this was the day the Lord would radically set them free from prison.